For the first time in his career Mitch Larkin has swum sub 1:56 in the Men’s 200m Individual Medley, smashing his own Commonwealth and Australian record at the 2019 Hancock Prospecting World Swimming Trials.
Six World Surf League (WSL) Aussie superstars will represent the nation at this year’s International Surfing Association (ISA) World Surfing Games in what is the strongest Aussie team ever assembled for the event.
Aussie athletes have been taking on the world and each other across a long weekend packed with international events and national championships.
Australia’s best swimmers are not only racing their compatriots, but also the international clock as they chase World Championship qualifying times at this weeks’ selection trials in Brisbane.
Hempel World Cup Series champions were crowned over the weekend and the 470 Men’s pair of Mat Belcher and Will Ryan were among the victors, securing their tenth World Cup gold medal and their third win at Marseille.
The Hockeyroos have maintained their third place ranking in the FIH Pro League after a dominant 4-2 victory over Great Britain on the weekend, while the Kookaburras were narrowly defeated in a 4-3 shootout.
Despite a strong chase from eventual runner-up Matthew McElroy (USA) and 3rd placed Javier Gomez Noya (ESP) over the last two kilometres, Birtwhistle’s break proved too much to close, leaving the Tasmanian to sprint home and secure that elusive WTS title.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has congratulated Olympians Luc Longley, David Nilsson and Alisa Camplin-Warner who were recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours announced today...
The Barty fever is particularly high among the Australian Olympic family, with Aussie Olympians and National Sporting Federations supporting Australia’s 17th female Grand Slam champion.
Highlights of Buenos Aires 2018